Registry and Rig Information

Name CRAPO, S.T.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 226885
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 392.42
Width 60.25
Depth 24.33
Gross Tonnage 4769.00
Net Tonnage 2942.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00256

Vessel History

Rebuilds Received bow-thruster, G. and W. Welding Co., Cleveland, OH, winter 1963-1964.
Boilers converted to oil-fired by Bay Shipbuilding Corporation in Sturgeon Bay, WI, in 1995.
History Christened on July 7, 1927, as bulk cement carrier. On March 30, 1974, lost use of rudder six miles west of Gull Island; tugs JOHN M. SELVICK and LAUREN CASTLE came to aid to guide her. On June 29, 1980, a steam line burst, badly burning a crewmember. The CRAPO was off Ludington, MI, at the time of the incident. In use as a floating cement storage barge in Green Bay, WI, from 1996-2022.
Disposition Sold to Marine Recycling Corporation of Port Colborne, ON, in 2022. Towed there for scrapping on September 22, 2022.

Build Information

Builder Great Lakes Engineering Works
Place Built River Rouge, MI
Date Built 1927-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Huron Transportation Co. (Huron Cement Co.)1927-00-001966-00-00U.S.226885
National Gypsum Company1966-00-001987-00-00U.S.226885